Anna was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada and has been dancing for 18 years. She took her first dance class at the age of three and began her Vaganova training at the age of five. She has studied dance at the Academy of Nevada Ballet Theatre; Zemskov Dance Academy; and Nevada School of Dance. Anna’s summer studies have take her to the School of Ballet Arizona, in Phoenix, AZ; American Ballet Theatre, in Irvine, CA; and the Kirov Academy of Ballet, in Washington, D.C. She is a graduate of the Pre-Professional Program at Masters Ballet Academy in Scottsdale, AZ. Anna began her professional dance career with the Minnesota Ballet in Duluth, MN. Aside from dance, Anna has an Associate’s degree in Special Education and is currently working towards her Bachelor’s Degree. This is Anna’s first season with the Rochester City Ballet.